2002-10-30, 18:50 #1
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O97 Files from Multiple Versions (Office 97)
Trying to install Office 97 SR-2, but error message says SR-2 patch can't be installed because there are files from multiple versions of Office 97 on my computer.
I have removed Office 97 and gone through the Registry to remove any reference to the directory the files were in, then re-installed Office 97. I have already run SR-1. How can there be files from multiple versions? How can I get around this to install SR-2?
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2002-10-30, 22:27 #2
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Re: O97 Files from Multiple Versions (Office 97)
Check out http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?...;EN-US;Q254250&, for you can NOT completely remove Office 97 with out running the "Q176823 OFF97: Utility to Completely Remove Remaining Office 97 Files". You can NOT do this by editing the registry. <img src=/S/evilgrin.gif border=0 alt=evilgrin width=15 height=15>
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